Early years of Jonathan Rea, 30, he was British 60cc motocross runner up in 1997, before moving up the motocross classes. He was not originally keen to switch to circuit racing as he considered it to be boring, but he was persuaded to by friends Michael and Eugene ...
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Angel Nieto Roldan, was a pioneer of modern motorcycling in Spain. He was the first Spanish rider to race in the world championship and also the first Spanish world champion. Nieto, won 13 titles in the 50cc and 125cc classes, but due to his famous superstitious beliefs, he ...
MotoGP rider Movistar Yamaha’s Valentino Rossi today is better known nicknamed The Doctor. But who would have thought, Rossi also has another nickname that is no less unique while still competing in 125cc. Rossi’s unique nickname is Rossifumi. Rossifumi Valentino Rossi was a result it is very simple. ...
Five young talented riders are ready to take their racing careers to the next level in the coming week during the Yamaha VR46 The Master Camp. Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. and the VR46 Riders Academy have organised a five-day schedule that‘s packed with training activities that offer the ...
Yamaha Motorcycle History The Japanese company was well known for its musical instruments, but in 1955 it began producing motorcycles. It began with simple and inexpensive machines but has grown to its position as a powersports powerhouse, offering ...
Valentino Rossi (Team Movistar Yamaha) took advantage of the Yamaha's new seamless shift gearbox on the first day test at Sepang International Circuit by topping the time sheets at the end of day one, closely followed by Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda) 0.129 behind and Pol Espragaro (Tech 3 Yamaha) was 0.462s behind Rossi....
Marc Marquez confirmed his status as MotoGP's supreme racer with a superb victory in the Valencia Grand Prix, a record 13th victory for the season. This takes Marquez one ahead of five-time World Champion Mick Doohan for most ...
Alex Marquez took the Moto3™ title by crossing the line third in another awesome final race of the season at the Gran Premio Generali de la Comunitat Valenciana, with Jack Miller winning the race ahead of Isaac Viñales. ...
Sylvain Guintoli (Aprilia Racing Team) is the 2014 eni FIM Superbike World Champion after a nailbiting season final race held under floodlights at the Losail International Circuit, Qatar.The race began with Leon ...
New look grid for MotoGP™ in 2015 The likes of Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda), along with Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP), are staying with their current teams, but there has been a reshuffling of the establishment elsewhere in the field....